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kernen and andrew ross sorkin and today mark as full week since sandy battered the northeast. mass transit and power lines are slowly coming back. here is fema's administrator. >> this will not be done in a year. this is a long term commitment. >> gas lines still stretch for miles in many parts of the new jersey area, but officials say that more fuel is moving in. >> there will be more of a supply of again and more of a distribution. >> this morning we are searching for solutions asking what can be done differently to make sure everything from gasoline shortages to mass power disruptions don't happen again. our kate kelly will join us from new jersey in just a moment. also among our guests, john ike burger of the national association of convenience stores. his members sell 80% of all the gasoline in the united states. now making the cleanup and recovery even more difficult, we have forecasters warning that a harsh nor'easter is on the way. we'll have a live report from the weather chan nenel in 20 minutes. amid all the problems is tomorrow is election day. the candidates are making
was shut down because of sandy. this morning futures down by about two points. nasdaq up by about 2 1/4 points. >>> jfk and newark airports both operational on wednesday, but saw very few flights. jpk is seeing more arrivals than departures, but net back to normal. courtney reagan is at laguardia this morning. >> reporter: good morning. so we haven't yet seen a plane take off here. the first plane is scheduled to take off in about 40 minutes from now. i've been here for over an hour and i got to say, i have never seen laguardia so quiet. i think there are more employees here than passengers. and i went counter to counter and american airlines basically said when i asked how many flights were scheduled to take off, it is very, very limited. he said it will keep changing all day long. air tran said they don't have a plane taking off until 1:00. it's like you were talking about earlier with that coordination, you have to get all the people in the right places. so i think laguardia will see what jfk and newark saw yesterday with more arrivals than departures. normally about 1,000 flights
in the area impacted by sandy? that's the big question this morning. joe knows this very well, on my way in today, i had to take a taxicab for $125 because jeeves was this line to get gas, he was out of gas. >> i tried to take a car, my guy who i call -- he is not, but he nights as well be a former -- he has never failed. on on tuesday he came. and there have been snowstorms in the past where we've gone off the road, around, jack moved tractor trailers to get here's couldn't get gas. and so then i had to use -- i had a certain amount left in reserve. my gas tank is locked because people are siphoning now. >> it happened to one of our producers. >> there are people with guns. first 12 lines have to to do with troopers being there, you're not getting gas, people pulling guns, fights, frustrated. i saw something, and mill burn is a pretty of a through event community. and this one gas station finally got power, in addition to a five hour wait for cars on the other side, there were people, i don't know, somehow reminded of almost leak refugees. probably 120 people all with gas cans and three
winds to the northeast as the region still tries to recover from sandy. a live report from the weather channel. >>> u.s. equity futures are flat at this hour after a big selloff yesterday. a couple individual stock stories that we're watching. apple is in a bear market, down more than 20% from its all time high on september 21st, the day the latest iphone went on sale. apple still enjoys the world's largest market cap. i think maybe yesterday michelle was doing fast money or halftime report or whatever it was and he was talking about you start -- you start shrinking things to make new product or you put out a different color of the ipad. the true innovator already died. every place he went, people were long apple and they already overloved it, so he shorted it at much higher levels. and so far so good. >> got to get that analyst back. >> google was supposed to get there. never made it either. but kind of ugly. >> google probably has a better chance than apple. >> when it had $150 billion market gap, i said it's a gadget company, it can't possibly. so i -- i recuse myself. anyway, qualc
were canceled due to sandy. as a result, analysts projecting the storm could knock upwards of $200 million off of airlines bottom lines and that could mean a further dip for the global airline industry as profits are already expected to be down more than 50% year over year. that's according to the international air transport association. for more on business travel new, head to to roadwarrior.cnbc.com. . up. a short word that's a tall order. up your game. up the ante. and if you stumble, you get back up. up isn't easy, and we ought to know. we're in the business of up. everyday delta flies a quarter of million people while investing billions improving everything from booking to baggage claim. we're raising the bar on flying and tomorrow we will up it yet again. who have used androgel 1%, there's big news. presenting androgel 1.62%. both are used to treat men with low testosterone. androgel 1.62% is from the makers of the number one prescribed testosterone replacement therapy. it raises your testosterone levels, and... is concentrated, so you could use less gel. and with androgel 1.
down amid controversy about the utility's performance amid the devastation of hurricane sandy. he said he had been planning for months to resign. >> there was a story, lead story about long island power and how awful -- >> governor cuomo set up a group to go looking into how all of these power authorities actually performed during this. >> there are crazy things going on in my neighborhood too where these guys are working hard and they come from all over. some union -- some non-union guys were turned away. other ones, i heard, standing around, they didn't know where to go. it took a long time, when they did come, they weren't aware we were still down, we had to flag people down, two full weeks. anyway, back to the tuna story we promised you. fishing experts are meeting in morocco to discuss the future of the blue fin tuna. participants are expected to call for an increase in quotas for tuna. the blue fish has begun recovery in recent years after at one point being on the brink of extinction. in japan, as you can imagine as the world's largest tuna consumer. sushi, right? >> right. >> e
problems along the east coast after sandy. there are a lot of issues along the supply chain that really need to be corrected perhaps before we get to these projections, even if we're able to produce as much oil as the international energy agency is saying, will we have the infrastructure to support it at that time before 2020? >> you're mentioning an important point here. infrastructure is needed. with our experience when you start to produce infrastructure will follow, so it's either we are investing as oil companies or we're asking oil companies to invest in the mid stream and to the downstream which is pipelines and terminals, refineries et cetera. i think these will come. clearly the company needs more infrastructure, like light oil or oil shale gas is not in the normal centers like we used to have at the gulf coast, et cetera, so therefore investments in pipelines, gas facilities and therefore also refineries will be very important but normally when the natural resources are there, the investments are coming. let me also be clear, we need an energy policy which actually sets the ri
wonder how much was hurricane sandy, too, which obviously -- >> would have been part of it, i guess. this is probably ending october -- what's the date? >> so this is probably october 31st. >> stock not doing much ahead of this news. >> a lot of corporate news this morning. microsoft head of its windows unit has left the company barely two week after launching windows 8. he was widely rumored to be in line as the next ceo and it's the latest in prominent high profile departures. take a look at shares of microsoft, up about 4% in the last year. we have cnbc tech reporter jon fortt will join us in a little whirl with more on the story at 7:00. and the new york stock exchange anticipate as normal session today after trading in more than 200 stocks were suspended yesterday due to a technical problem with a server. stocks in question continued trading in other markets. and a little goldman sachs news. they will reportedly tap the smallest nuch executives in more than a decade to join it highly coveted partnership ranks. goldman exacted to announce the promotion of only about 70 employees
if you haven't gotten one by now the northeast. this is the hangover effect from hurricane sandy, superstorm sandy. all of the rental car companies, they're gone. they're spoken for. all of the cars. so as a result, if you or somebody who is making last-minute plans and said, well, i'm going to rent a car. good luck, you're not going to be able to get one in the new york/new jersey area and a good chunk of the northeast. >> look for a car pool. how long is that expected to last, phil? >> well, this is what we usually see around thanksgiving. and all of the holidays, you see all the rental car companies, for the most part, not completely sold out, but they fill up. and this year because of sandy, they are sold out. one interesting note, an increase in the number of people taking buses and trains this year in part because of what we're seeing with the rental car companies. >> thank you. we'll check in with you later. >> it's good for tires. >> it is good for tires. you like that. >> well, i like pep boys. >> do you have some? >> i bought it. >> do you have music? >> do we have musi
my number. say add it up to $4 trillion for me. >> that's a good point. >> tom, right after sandy, a couple weeks ago or three weeks eeg y ago you were talking about sandy being twice the size of katrina but the wind speeds weren't as much and it wasn't going to affect all state. did you see christie and cuomo? are those real numbers? is that what they'd like to see from the feds or is it worse than what you thought on november 1st? itz's worse than what we thought out. it will cost us 1 billion 75 doll lars. it is a significant event. it's significant flooding. that's not typically konked by us but by the government if you buy their policy. unfortunately very few people buy coverage. so unfort flatly there's a bunch of people whose homes got wrecked and that's what cuomo and christie are seeking. our government has a hit of going back to the state and saying, sorry you didn't buy insurance, here's some money and they'll do it again. they're trying to negotiate as to how much they get. >> allstate's ceo tom wilson. we appreciate your time. >> thank you. >>> when we return, we'll h
the east coast just as it tries to clean up from sandy. danielle, good morning. >> hi, how are you today? i know so many people are amped up about today and anticipating this day for a very long time. we've been bringing you your election forecast and up into northeastern portions of minnesota as well as northwestern wisconsin, this is where we have the snow. all of the rain pushing in for you voters around midday, so watch for that into chicagoland. right now as we zero in, you can also notice there are quite a few icy spots right now. certainly projected off to the northeast of minneapolis. we'll take you a little bit further south, of course florida one of our swing states. and getting messier by the minute across sections of north florida and you can clearly see that that rainfall will make impacts for many of you across sections of the southeast including georgia and into the carolinas. some showery weather also for those of you in the northwest. in terms of tracking the storm system, the nor'easter that we've been talking about, this has clearly been on everyone's mind and we know how
. fedex office. >>> welcome back to "squawk box." in the face of destruction from superstorm sandy, how is charitable giving standing up this year? join success gail mcgovern, president and ceo of the american red cross and gail, thank you for joining us this morning. >> thank you, becky, for having me on the show. >> we've been watching what's happened with superstorm sandy. we know the red cross has been one of the organizations that has risen to the forefront of this movement to try and help people. what happened in terms of charitable giving for superstarm sandy? >> my heart goes out to the people affected by superstorm sandy. i have talked to so many people who have lost everything including loved ones and it's just heartbreaking and i also want to thank our generous donors. they've stepped up and we're doing everything possible to put their hard earned dollars to work. this has been a massive operati operation. we've served 7.3 million meals and snacks in four weeks. in terms of how it will impact giving we recently did a survey and what we learned is that three out of four people
york and new jersey need at least $71.3 billion to recover from the devastation of super storm sandy and prevent similar damage from future storms. this is according to the state's latest estimates. that total of course could grow. steve liesman has been crunching the newspaperup i numbers and hn the next hour. this is to try to build up some sort of protection, some massive floodwalls. governor cuomo was saying this would be like $9.1 billion to start building. >> questions about the future of the sec following mary shapiro's exit. elyse walter could run the agent until december 2013 when she would have to be renominated and reapproved by the senate. among the issues, and ongoing battle over regulating the $2.5 trillion money market fund industry, some 63 unfinished rule making requirements that are all part of dodd-frank and continuing fears of course about market stability and high frequency trading. p. >> money markets used to be covered by the fdic when the crisis first came on. >> and also worth pointing out, there was one failure of mary sha piro's time in office, shall was th
on the recovery from superstorm sandy. the storm caused an estimated $71 billion in damages in new york and new jersey, and some congressional aides saying the request for funding would likely be at least $11 billion. the move comes as canada gets close to its decision on whether to approve the transaction. the energy companies say discussions with the committee are still in progress, and of course they had to file approval because they have extensive operations in the u.s. gulf of mexico. >>> "the wall street journal" reporting that virtue is emerging as the frontrunner to buy knight capital. they would possibly sell off parts of that business. finally, we can't get away from the story of twinkies. the bakers union of hostess brands wants a bankruptcy judge to appoint a chapter 11 trustee to ensure an orderly winddown. the union is saying it objects the allowing incumbent management to supervise the lick wi addition. have you finished your twinkies? >> no, we're back to saving them now. we need to talk, because i read a piece in the journal today, which gave me a new insight into -- >> the jen
. economists are expecting a 4.2% drop and a report likely impacted by superstorm sandy. fed chairman ben bernanke is talking about the economic recovery today, we hope so. he'll have our lunch time address the economic club of new york and that starts at 12:45 eastern. >> harold ford jr., reasonable and good friend, joe watkins, white house aide to former president george h.w. bush. >> you didn't say he's reasonable. >> joe is right, but harold has potential. >> joe and i have known each other for almost 20 years, go back to university of pennsylvania, but joe and i have been friends for a long time. >> you'with you we'll talk fisc cliff in a second but you want to do a postmortem? >> you can't win without women, and can't win without latinos, you can't win without young people. you can't win on a single issue, and i just think there were a host of challenges. for me, the whole time, the sense that i had was that it was obama's race to lose, that he had the advantage. anybody look at the electoral college would have to say there were seven or eight easy ways for the president to win, i m
shopping season. superstorm sandy knocking the wind out of consumers up and down the east coast. joining us to talk about the retail sector is davidberman, founder of hedge fund derden capital. thank you for coming in today. it is great to have you here. we looked at the retail numbers yesterday. and a lot of companies were saying it was just superstorm sandy. it shut down the stores in some cases or kept consumers at bay. how do you think we will fare to the holidays? >> yesterday was big day for retail. those that roar yesterday, genuinely speaking had poor numbers. we knew it was the hurricane. we knew it would be weak. you know. it was supposed to be adjusted in the expectations. numbers came in way below expectations. some of the stocks got hammered, macy's, kohl's. we are trying to make sense of what that means. we when you go through each retailer in the numbers, really the first half -- businesses really slowed. first two weeks. anything we think of, not the hurricane itself. must have been the concern, you know, about the hurricane and people watching tv. people focused on that. al
% of everything in a household has been on a ship and ever since superstorm sandy we've all realized how important shipping is as we're all going through this gasoline crisis. it's really amazing in terms of the wide breadth that the shipping industry has on the economy. >> we don't think about it all that often but as you mentioned sandy really brought that into focus. it's subject to the weather, a lot of the ships had to be diverted and it created all kinds of problems with all of us standing around on gas lines. just the idea of how the weather can impact these things, this has been an industry that hasn't changed all that drastically for centuries, it's still bringing goods from across the ocean. >> it may have changed in terms of private equity and the traditional ship owners but shipping is shipping and what i find amazingly when you're looking at the shipping industry is that if you look inside those containers, if you see the quality of the product, the volume of the product that is going to a specific economy, it could actually be a good gauge for to you see if that economy is growing or
is maybe sandy gives a little boost. everybody is still in that 1% to 1.5% range. maybe the market get excited on revision of third quarter but i suggest it shouldn't if fourth quarter will be a 1.5% economy. >> i tell you what, if we get a 2.8 revision, i would venture to say you'll see at least a 7 to 10 basis point move in a ten-year note yield. whether it lasts or not is a big deal. it's worth 7 to 10 basis points if you -- >> jim, chime into this. we know this revision is coming because we've had the other reports that have told us the missing pieces we had from third quarter as it was printed. it should not be a surprise to the market. as we all know, sometimes the market doesn't know what it should know and it gets excited about things it ought to have known. >> the thing that struck me in the conversation is to me when you think of 2.8% gdp, that sounds so fantastic considering what we're used to. realistically, it's sluggish. whether 2.8 or 2.2, we expect the fed to be involved because they told us they need better than that. we've seen some of the numbers lately. >> who cares
that the government can borrow at below 2%, and jfk. that was his way of putting it. that was before sandy. >> we don't need to build high-speed rail. >> i understand. >> really? we don't need to have solar energy next year powering all our cars. >> wait a second. i think there's a clean energy agenda over the longer term. but near term, if we're going -- >> it's not about jobs. >> i was with peter, we were in tokyo for the world bank meetings. peter has this great story. and it is about spending now and taking care -- >> this is the larry summers idea. >> jim liked it, too. >> it's not going to happen. >> it's not going to happen. you guys are really bumming me out. >> it's just not. >> i've even let you build a few things. >> the president only won this thing a few hours ago. >> we're going to have net fiscal contraction starting in 2013. that is where we are. >> net fiscal contraction. >> you're with bush in four years? i don't know. let me think about that. >> i'm a bush republican. as long as there's a bush republican running. >> i already threw christie out there. require want to get on the rec
were down shortly after hurricane sandy hit and we were in the delta operations center and we were talking to some of the executives at delta, we said what do you think about the new 787. and they said we'll get them eventually. richard likes to have established airplanes in the fleet. that's not a knock against the 787, it just goes straight to his philosophy which is let's take these older aircraft and, yes, they may be less fuel farkt, but they can get the efficiencies. >> i never like to buy the first version of anything about that. >> if you think of it that way, you're -- we'll buy the brand new jets from china and fly those. aah! >> i want to go back to virgin america for just a second because i fly you and frankly i love you. i fly you to l.a. all the time. but you mostly focused on what are probably the most competitive routes out there. and i wonder just from a business model perspective, do you ever thing now that you should start thinking about different routes, frankly less competitive and may have a bigger margin? >> you go where the money is and there's a reason thes
average price $4.18 a gallon, in large part because of the impact of superstorm sandy and if you could get gas there you'd be willing to pay much nor it. >>> the fifth and final "twilight" movie had $141 million in north american ticket sales its debut weekend wasn't the biggest in the series but it was the eighth largest domestic opening on record. joe? >>> we are talking this morning about what washington can do to avoid going over the fiscal cliff, and we're joined once again by our guest host jeremy siegel, finance professor at the wharton school in pennsylvania and jeremy, you're not a new normal guy. you think 3% to 4% is, we deserve that? don't you into ed to earn that somehow? you need to earn success. you think it just happens in this country? >> we grew in the '90s 3% to 4% and most of the post-war period. 3% to 4% from this high unemployment would be disappointing. normally we'd bounce back from recessions growing 5% to 6%. >> it doesn't matter who is in the white house or what policies they're pursuing. >> i think it matters but i don't think it's the overwhelming feature. i th
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